Lost LA

When Women Called the Shots: Hollywood's Female Filmmakers

Clip: Season 2 | 11m 59s

The early film industry was a creative Wild West, open to anyone with the means and the boldness to exploit the new technology of motion pictures. For a time, that included the powerful women who occupied some of early Hollywood’s most powerful creative positions: writers, directors, producers, and studio heads.

Aired: 11/08/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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